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CD8 – Solid Drum

The CB8 is an 8 metric ton drum steer compactor equipped with 1500 mm (59”) drums. This high production model delivers excellent mat density, good visibility and comfort, fuel efficiency with Eco-mode, and an industry leading water spray system. This model can be equipped with Cat Compaction Control that provides temperature mapping and pass-count mapping as well as "Machine to Machine" communication for more efficient performance.

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Product Specs


Maximum Operating Weight with Cab 17593 lb
Standard Operating Weight with Cab 16314 lb
Operating Weight 16314 lb
Standard Operating Weight with Canopy 15873 lb
Maximum Operating Weight with Canopy 17108 lb

Operating Specifications

Static Linear Load 146 lb/in
Standard Compaction Width 59 in
Maximum Compaction Width 111 in
Drum Offset 51 in
Travel Speed - Maximum 7.5 mile/h


Gross Power 100 HP
Engine Model Cat® C3.4 with ACERT Technology


Overall Length 13.8 ft
Wheel Base 10.25 ft
Height - With ROPS/FOPS 9.6 ft
Overall Width 5.5 in

Vibratory System

Drum Width 59 V/m
Maximum Amplitude 0.026 in
Minimum Amplitude 0.012 in
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Minimum 11982 lb
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Maximum 17603 lb
Vibration Selection Independent per drum, front only, rear only, both

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity 36 gal (US)
Water Spray Tank Capacity 159 gal (US)